Imagine yourself surrounded by endless savannas and some of the most amazing animals in the world. On any of our 2017 escorted Africa tours, you will get the chance to see wildlife in their most primitive environment; wildebeests crossing Lake Victoria into Kenya during the great migration, elephants grazing and lions sprawled in the sun. Africa is brimming with excitement and memorable experiences. A trip to Africa can be one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences in a traveler’s lifetime. Nowhere else in the world can an individual truly see such beautiful scenery, amazing culture, and raw wildlife. The people of Africa are absolutely delightful and thrilled to share their country with others. No matter where you go in Africa, there's sure to be lots to see and do on a 2017 escorted Africa tour.
Journey across South Africa's varied landscapes, experiencing vibrant Cape Town and stunning Cape Point, game drives in a private reserve bordering Kruger National Park and a tour of jaw-dropping Victoria Falls... (click for more)
Earth Journeys... created by Tauck and BBC Earth. This classic African safari evokes safaris of yesteryear... an expedition to get to know the world's most majestic animals - the "Big Five" - in their natural habitats within the magnificent national .. (click for more)
The Spirit of South Africa Experience the spirit of South Africa with Collette's 14-Day Spectacular South Africa. Visit South Africa’s cosmopolitan cities, posh resorts, expansive desert, magnificent wildlife and fertile wine country combine with a .. (click for more)
NOTE: Intra-country airfare is required for this tour and is included in the prices below along with applicable air taxes. Please contact a travel agent for more information.TitleSplendors of South Africa & Victoria FallsVacation OverviewThis South .. (click for more)
NOTE: Intra-country airfare is required for this tour and is included in the prices below along with applicable air taxes. Please contact a travel agent for more information.TitleSplendors of South Africa & Victoria Falls with BotswanaVacation Overv.. (click for more)
In our 25+ years of accommodating guests on their ideal escorted Africa tour, our list of escorted Africa tours has grown significantly with amazing itineraries ranging in different classes of service. Here's a small list of destinations you'll be visiting on any one of the spectacular itineraries:
Africa is not only known for its safaris, but its beaches as well. Capetown is filled with beautiful seascapes and scenery. The water is crisp and clear and many of the beaches are lined with palm trees. Each year many surfers flock to the area to catch the perfect wave. Visitors can tour museums, browse around some of the many shops and spend time at the Greenmarket Square.
To get a great view of Capetown, visitors should take a cable car ride up Table Mountain. It’s a view like no other! For those that are adventurous they can walk or hike back down the mountain.
Kruger National Park
Kruger National Park is a great place to enjoy nature and stay at a campsite. Visitors are often able to see zebras grazing in the grass, hippos at a nearby watering hole or giraffes munching on some leaves. It’s the destination of choice for those that really want to experience Africa.
Robben Island is a very interesting place. Visitors will have to take a ferry from Capetown to get to Robben Island. Once there they will receive a tour of Nelson Mandela’s actual prison cell from former inmates.
There’s a lot to do in the second largest township in Africa. Soweto Township has several unique restaurants to dine in. There’s also an Apartheid Museum and other sites to see nearby such as Desmond Tutu’s former home. This township offers visitors an up close look at South Africa’s culture and day to day life.
Africa’s Southernmost Point
The southernmost point in Africa is a must see for those who are geography enthusiasts. It’s the meeting point of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans. During the summer months thousands of wildflowers are in bloom and waterfowl can be seen flying around.
Winelands is truly the place to relax while vacationing in Africa. Visitors can enjoy not only traditional African fare at some of the many restaurants, but even Indian and French food as well. It’s a great city for those that want to take a walking tour of the area or relax at a nearby spa. Winelands is filled with both history and culture.
An African tour is one of the best ways to travel to this continent/ Travelers can see all of the most interesting sights while being guided along the way. One of the biggest challenges about booking a tour to Africa is deciding what to do. There's just so much to take and see that many travelers have to go back more than once in order to take in all the sites.